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Supply Chain Strategy and Leadership


Education Center: Hemsley Fraser
Date: 2 December 2020
City: London

Duration: 2 days

Through this workshop, you will examine the role of supply chain in business strategy. The supply chain is a crucial component of almost every organisation, ensuring that goods and services are delivered on time and at the right quality and cost. Leaders in the Supply Chain function, and those who work closely wth them, need to have a strategic view of how their work contributes to overall success for their customers. Is supply chain simply a cost of doing business or does it have a greater part to play? Well known organisations such as Apple and Zara have made the supply chain an essential component of their overall business strategy. In this workshop, you will consider the strategy for your own supply chain and the level at which it contributes, and should contribute, to your overall business goals.

Is it right for me?
This workshop is for anyone who has a role in determining supply chain strategy, or who engages with supply chain issues and development at a strategic level. You will create your own proposals for enhancing the supply chain and, through doing this, serve your customers better and add value and strategic focus to your organisation.

What will I learn?
By the end of this course you will be able to:
- Understand how effective supply chain leadership contributes to business strategy and the value chain
- Differentiate between those supply chain activities which are necessary for good operation and those that contribute to a winning strategy
- Set the right mix of lean and agile supply chain principles to meet the strategic objectives of your organisation
- Understand what ‘cost to serve’ analysis is and how it can identify sources of strategic value
- Identify strategic supply chain partnerships
- Align the supply chain with several of the most commonly used approaches to business strategy



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Other Education Programs of
HEMSLEY FRASER in United Kingdom:

Introduction to Purchasing and Procurement  

Principles of Supply Chain Management